😬 Grimacing Face Emoji

Meaning & Description

The 😬 Grimacing Face Emoji, represented by the Unicode character U+1F62C, is an expressive emoji used in digital communication to convey a range of emotions, including discomfort, nervousness, embarrassment, or the act of grimacing in response to a situation. The 😬 Grimacing Face Emoji appeared in Unicode Version 6.1 in 2012 with the Unicode name “Grimacing Face” and was officially included in Emoji Version 1.0 in 2015. Here’s some information about this emoji:

Appearance: The Grimacing Face emoji features a yellow, round face with a tight, closed-mouth expression. The eyebrows are raised, and the eyes have a somewhat anxious or pained look. The overall expression suggests a mix of discomfort and nervousness.

Usage: This emoji is often used to express feelings of discomfort, nervousness, embarrassment, or the act of grimacing in response to something. It can be employed when someone is reacting to a situation that is awkward or painful, or when they’re trying to put on a brave face in a challenging or uncomfortable context.

Variations: The appearance of the Grimacing Face emoji may vary slightly depending on the platform or device you’re using, but the core elements of the tight, closed-mouth expression remain consistent.

Meaning: The primary meaning of the Grimacing Face emoji is to convey a sense of discomfort or nervousness. It’s used to express that someone is in a difficult or awkward situation or that they’re reacting to something that is less than ideal.

Examples of Use:

  • “I forgot to prepare for the presentation. 😬”
  • “Meeting my partner’s parents for the first time, so nervous! 😬”
  • “That was a painful experience. 😬”

Related Emojis: The Grimacing Face emoji can be combined with other emojis, such as 😣 Persevering Face or 😅 Grinning Face With Sweat, to provide additional context or to express a stronger reaction to a situation.

The 😬 Grimacing Face Emoji (U+1F62C) is a widely used emoji that conveys discomfort, nervousness, embarrassment, or the act of grimacing in response to a situation in digital communication. It’s a popular choice for expressing unease or discomfort when faced with challenging or awkward circumstances.


😬 Grimacing Face Emoji Information

Emoji CLDR Short Namegrimacing face
Windows ALT CodeALT 128556
Windows ALT X Code1F62C ALT X
Other Keywordsface | grimace | grimacing face
Emoji GroupSmileys & Emotion
Emoji Subgroupface-neutral-skeptical
Introduced in Unicode Version (and Release Year)6.1 (2012)
Introduced in Emoji Version (and Release Year)1.0 (2015)
Unicode Character NameGrimacing Face
Unicode Code Point(s)U+1F62C
Unicode BlockEmoticons
Unicode Block SubheadingFaces
Other Unicode Character Description Or Alias 

Emoji Appearance on Different Devices & Platforms

grimacing face emoji on apple iphone iOS
Apple / iPhone iOS
grimacing face emoji on facebook messenger
Facebook / Messenger
grimacing face emoji on google android
Google / Android
grimacing face emoji on microsoft windows
Microsoft / Windows
grimacing face emoji on openmoji
grimacing face emoji on samsung
grimacing face emoji on twitter (twemoji)
Twitter (Twemoji)
grimacing face emoji on whatsapp

Emoji Codes for Developers

Hexadecimal Code1F62C
Decimal Code128556
HTML Entity HEX😬
HTML Entity DEC😬
URL Escape Code%F0%9F%98%AC
Bytes (UTF-8)\xF0\x9F\x98\xAC
PHP, Ruby\u{1F62C}
Java, JavaScript, JSON\u1F62C
C, C++, Python\u1F62C

😬 Grimacing Face Emoji Name in Other Languages

Arabic Short Nameوجه متجهم
Arabic Keywordsعبوس | وجه متجهم
Bengali Short Nameদাঁত বার করা মুখ
Bengali Keywordsদাঁত বার করা মুখ | ভেংচানো | মুখ
Bulgarian Short NameЛице с гримаса
Bulgarian Keywordsгримаса | лице | Лице с гримаса
Catalan Short Namecara que fa una ganyota amb les dents
Catalan Keywordscara | cara que fa una ganyota amb les dents | dents | ganyota
Chinese Short Name龇牙咧嘴
Chinese Keywords咬牙切齿 | 脸 | 露齿 | 鬼脸 | 龇牙咧嘴
Croatian Short Namelice s grimasom
Croatian Keywordsgrimasa | lice | lice s grimasom
Czech Short Namegrimasa s vyceněnými zuby
Czech Keywordsgrimasa | grimasa s vyceněnými zuby | smajlík | tvář | výraz
Danish Short Namesammenbidt ansigt
Danish Keywordsansigt | lave grimasse | sammenbidt ansigt
Dutch Short Namegezicht met grimas
Dutch Keywordsgezicht | gezicht met grimas | grimas
Estonian Short Namegrimassitav nägu
Estonian Keywordsgrimass | grimassitav nägu | nägu
Filipino Short Namenakangiwi
Filipino Keywordsmukha | nagngingitngit | nagtitiis | nakangiwi | nandidiri | nasasaktan | ngiwi
Finnish Short Nameirvistävä
Finnish Keywordsirvistävä | irvistys | naama
French Short Namevisage grimaçant
French Keywordsgrimace | visage | visage grimaçant
German Short NameGrimassen schneidendes Gesicht
German KeywordsGesicht | Grimasse | Grimassen schneidendes Gesicht | Zähne
Greek Short Nameγκριμάτσα
Greek Keywordsγκριμάτσα | πρόσωπο
Hebrew Short Nameפרצוף עם חיוך מלא שיניים
Hebrew Keywordsחיוך | מחייך | פרצוף | פרצוף עם חיוך מלא שיניים | שיניים
Hindi Short Nameमुंह बनाता चेहरा
Hindi Keywordsखिसियाता चेहरा | चेहरा | दांत निकालना | मुंह बनाता चेहरा | मुंह बनाना
Hungarian Short Namegrimaszoló arc
Hungarian Keywordsarc | grimasz | grimaszoló arc
Indonesian Short Namewajah menyeringai
Indonesian Keywordsmenyeringai | muka | seringai | wajah
Italian Short Namefaccina con smorfia
Italian Keywordsfaccina | faccina con smorfia
Japanese Short Nameしかめ面
Japanese Keywordsいー | しかめっ面 | しかめ面 | しかめ顔 | 顔
Korean Short Name찌푸린 얼굴
Korean Keywords얼굴 | 찌푸린 얼굴 | 찡그림
Latvian Short Namesaviebta seja
Latvian Keywordsgrimase | saviebta seja | seja
Lithuanian Short Namebesivaipantis veidas
Lithuanian Keywordsbesivaipantis veidas | grimasa | veidas
Malay Short Namemuka menyeringai
Malay Keywordsmenyeringai | muka
Marathi Short Nameवाकुल्या दाखविणारा चेहरा
Marathi Keywordsचेहरा | वाकुल्या दाखविणारा चेहरा | वाकुल्या दाखविणे
Norwegian Short Namegrimase
Norwegian Keywordsfjes | grimase
Polish Short Nametwarz z grymasem
Polish Keywordsgrymaśna buźka | twarz z grymasem
Portuguese Short Namerosto expressando desagrado
Portuguese Keywordsfazendo careta | rosto | rosto expressando desagrado | rosto fazendo careta
Romanian Short Namefață cu grimasă
Romanian Keywordsfață | față cu grimasă | grimasă
Russian Short Nameгримаса
Russian Keywordsгримаса | зубы | лицо | рожа
Serbian Cyrillic Short Nameлице са гримасом
Serbian Cyrillic Keywordsгримaсa | лице | лице са гримасом
Serbian Latin Short Namelice sa grimasom
Serbian Latin Keywordsgrimasa | lice | lice sa grimasom
Slovak Short Namevyškerená tvár
Slovak Keywordsgrimasa | tvár | vyškerená
Slovenian Short Namespačen obraz
Slovenian Keywordsgrimasa | obraz | spačen obraz
Spanish Short Namecara haciendo una mueca
Spanish Keywordscara | cara haciendo una mueca | mueca
Swedish Short Namegrimaserande ansikte
Swedish Keywordsgrimaserande ansikte | grimaserar
Tamil Short Nameபற்களைக் கடிக்கும் முகம்
Tamil Keywordsஈஈஈஈஈஈ! | நக்கல் | பற்களைக் கடிக்கும் முகம் | பற்களைக் கடித்தல்
Telugu Short Nameకోపంతో పళ్లు కొరుకుతున్న ముఖం
Telugu Keywordsకోపం | కోపంతో పళ్లు కొరుకుతున్న ముఖం | పళ్లు | ముఖం
Thai Short Nameเบะปาก
Thai Keywordsเบะปาก | ยิงฟัน | หน้า
Turkish Short Namedişlerini gösteren yüz
Turkish Keywordsdişlerini gösteren yüz | yüz
Ukrainian Short Nameобличчя з гримасою
Ukrainian Keywordsкривляння | обличчя | обличчя з гримасою | скривлене обличчя
Urdu Short Nameمضحکہ خیز چہرہ
Urdu Keywordsچہرہ | مضحکہ خیز چہرہ | ناگواریت
Vietnamese Short Namemặt nhăn nhó
Vietnamese Keywordsmặt | mặt nhăn nhó | nhăn nhó